|Birth: ||Jul. 11, 1871|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1959|
First marriage to Burl Jerome VanDeventer (1865–1928),
with children from the first marriage:
Cora Jean VanDeventer (1889–1969)
Myrtle Viola VanDeventer (1892–1975)
Lester Morgan VanDeventer (1893–1954)
Shannon (IL) – Mrs. Alice Elda Berry, 87, died in the home of her daughter, Mrs. George Meyers.
Mrs. Berry was born near Lanark, daughter of John and Elizabeth Shafer Shiley. She was married in Avon, S.D. She lived in Avon until her husband died 13 years ago, then moved to Shannon to live with her daughter.
Also surviving is a son in Avon.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Scharman funeral home. The Rev. Robert Hartman, pastor of the Shannon Evangelical United Brethren Church, will officiate. Services will also be held Friday in Avon. Burial will be in Tyndall, S.D.
Morning Star (Rockford, IL), Wed., 28 Jan 1959, p. 2
John Hornberger Shiley (1838 - 1875)
Elizabeth Shafer Shiley (1840 - 1922)
B J Vandeventer (1864 - 1927)
Robert Tyler Berry (1870 - 1946)*
Cora Jean VanDeventer Sargent (1889 - 1969)*
Myrtle Viola Van Deventer Berry (1892 - 1975)*
Laura Adeline Shiley McCoog (1865 - 1940)*
Sherman Shiley (1866 - 1948)*
Elda Alice Shiley Berry (1871 - 1959)
Bon Homme County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: William Ewing
Record added: Jan 09, 2013
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